Emergency Department RN

Practice Area healthcare/nursing
Job Family Nursing
Job Type Perm Hourly
Location Southeastern MA


Seeking a qualified RN to work in the Emergency Department / Emergency Room of an award winning hospital located South of Boston. A minimum of one year of recent ED experience required. Submit your resume to apply today!

  • Evening & Nights available
  • 24, 32 or 40-hour equivalents
  • 12-hour & 8-hour shifts

Responsibilities:

  • Provides professional nursing care for assigned patients in the emergency room
  • Triages each patient and determines priority of care based on physical, psychological and social needs as well as factors influencing patient flow through the emergency care system
  • Manages basic life support needs and stabilizes patients until the attending physician is available, based upon nursing standards and protocol
  • Records patients’ current vital signs
  • Works directly under physicians, assisting them during exams, diagnostic testing and treatments
  • Prepares, administers (orally, subcutaneously, through an IV) and records prescribed medications
  • Provides basic, bedside care
  • Records all care information concisely and in a timely manner

Requirements:

  • Current RN license in the state of MA
  • Graduate of accredited school of nursing
  • Minimum of one year of recent experience in the ED
  • Must possess BLS, PALS and ACLS certifications

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Position ID: 37934